CQ couple lose mining giant's $1M-plus compo offer, sue lawyer for negligence

Graziers claim lawyer cost them massive dollars after he failed to give them vital information in BMA legal battle.

Avoid getting hooked by scammer's phishing bait

SCAM WATCH: Older Australians are particularly vulnerable to phishing scams.

Take care with sharing your details on the phone and online.

Coast man's gruelling five years fighting corrupt cops

ON HOME SAND: Ralph Devlin, QC, Member of the Order of Australia. Key player in the historic Fitzgerald Inquiry.

Prominent Coast lawyer and lifesaver reflects on corruption-busting

Man who refused breath test, sought compo in gold faces court

FIGHTING CHARGES: Ivan Bortic leaving the Maroochydore Magistrates Court in March.

Man challenging police powers, seeking compo, faces court

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Fire insurance claim holds up money for local growers

BUNDABERG cane growers are still waiting to be paid for their cane trash from the 2016 season, with reports fibre company Oreco has been held up after a fire.

Unsettled claims delay insurance increases

Damage at the Proserpine Pony Club after Cyclone Debbie.

Insurance premiums are likely to rise

Residents urged to stand firm

DAMAGE: Insurance issues are getting under the skin of some Whitsunday residents.

Insurance companies are making it hard for some local tradies

Long wait is leaving resident in the dark

WAITING GAME: Oscar, Bel and Matilda Gater are awaiting insurance work at their Wilson's Beach home.

Bel Gater wants insurance claim answers.

Bundy in top locations for car vandalism

VANDALISM: RACQ say deliberate acts of vandalism against cars are rising.

Bundy in top two for RACQ's car vandalism ranking

Diner reimbursed after finding steel in his burger

Simon Towler claims he had been seeking reimbursement from the McDonald's insurance company for almost a year.

McDonald's to foot the dental bill of diner injured by burger.

Worst Coast area for car vandalism: 'High alert' as incidents rise

A car that was damaged with paint stripper while parked at a Maroochydore home last year.

Car owners urged to be on vigilant as offences spike

Prime CBD site sold as laneway culture progresses

THE Toowoomba CBD is set for a major transformation after five investors snapped up one of the city's most prominent buildings.

Grass is greener for Warwick real estate

Warwick's rural charm and affordable property prices are enticing buyers from Brisbane.

Quality houses for half the price of Brisbane attracting interest

Stars on way as Rocky's $4M entertainment centre opens in months

L-R Builder Brad Ganter of Mikasa Developments and Brad Korte at Korte's Resort in Parkhurst where they are exapanding the site to include a 500-seat function venue.

SECRET'S OUT: New venue will hold 500 people, and generate many jobs

Home delivers on many levels

Near-new Noosa hinterland home with views makes most of 732sq m site

Is now the time to take a punt on a mining town?

11 Glamis Court Beaconsfield is for sale for $310,000.

There are signs Queensland's regional property markets may be on up.

Disgraced MP ordered to repay 25 per cent of superannuation

GORDON Nuttall has been ordered to pay 25 per cent of his taxpayer-funded superannuation

All the changes you need to know for July 1

No more filling out those annoying green cards.

It's coming up on July 1 so changes are on their way

The secrets behind boosting your tax return

FINANCIALLY SAVVY: follow these seven tips to help save money before the end of the financial year.

SAVE money and boost your tax return.

Should you open a second super fund?

WEALTH SOLUTIONS: Andrew Heaven.

Preparing for the superannuation changes which start on July 1.

Govt gives some workers 50% bonus

Putting aside that little extra for superannuation could open all sorts of possibilities in retirement. Fancy a cruise, anyone?

Program boosts super for those who can make an extra contribution

Not such super news for women getting ready to retire

GENDER GAP: Women are retiring with significantly less super than men.

Fraser Coast women are retiring with a lot less money than men.

The huge cash gap for retiring Gladstone women and men revealed

BIG DIFFERENCE: Women in Gladstone are retiring with nearly half the superannuation of men in the region.

WOMEN in Gladstone are retiring with nearly half the superannuation.

How the Age Pension changes affect you

AUSTRALIANS are being warned to stay ahead of the impending changes to the Age Pension.

The secrets behind boosting your tax return

FINANCIALLY SAVVY: follow these seven tips to help save money before the end of the financial year.

SAVE money and boost your tax return.

Can I claim financial planning advice cost as a deduction?

WEALTH SOLUTIONS: Andrew Heaven.

LEARN about making a tax deduction claim for financial advice.

Should you open a second super fund?

WEALTH SOLUTIONS: Andrew Heaven.

Preparing for the superannuation changes which start on July 1.